Iconclass codes and text contain specific scenes and names. An Iconclass code or notation is a code from the multi-lingual Iconclass system for subject retrieval. For more information about this system, see www.iconclass.nl.
carrying of the cross: Christ bearing the cross, alone or with the help of others (e.g. Simon the Cyrenian)
private collection Nicolaas Jongelinck
Sellink 2007, no. 127, p. 192: 'In 1566, and perhaps earlier, the painting was in the collection of Nicolaes Jongelinck, Bruegel's first patron and presumably the person who commissioned this work.' 1566 -